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Mariah Prendergast

Employee Cyber Attack Readiness – WFH 8 Tips for Zero Trust

From an IT Security perspective, the term “social engineering” refers to cybercriminals using any number of psychological tricks to get users to perform actions (click on an email or link) or divulge personal or confidential information.

While technical hackers seek vulnerabilities in the networks or software, social engineering cybercriminals exploit an end user’s tendency to trust…

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Mariah Prendergast

How to Prepare Your Organization to Fight Ransomware

These threats include four key areas of concern:
Phishing – using the subject of coronavirus or COVID-19 as a lure
Malware distribution – using coronavirus- or COVID-19- themed lures
Registration of new domain names containing wording related to coronavirus or COVID-19, and
Attacks against newly—and often rapidly—deployed remote access and teleworking infrastructure.

AllConnected encourages all of its clients to take appropriate steps to prevent ransomware attacks in their organization.

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